Significado de “expensive” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "expensive" - Diccionario Inglés

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expensiveadjective

uk /ɪkˈspen.sɪv/ us /ɪkˈspen.sɪv/

A1 costing a lot of money:

Rolls Royces are very expensive.
Big houses are expensive to maintain.
She has expensive tastes (= she likes things that cost a lot of money).

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expensively
adverb uk /ɪkˈspen.sɪv.li/ us /ɪkˈspen.sɪv.li/

Sarah is always expensively dressed (= wearing expensive clothes).

(Definition of “expensive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "expensive" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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expensiveadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ɪkˈspen·sɪv/

costing a lot of money:

Housing in this part of the country is very expensive.
expensively
adverb [ not gradable ] us /ɪkˈspen·sɪv·li/

She was expensively dressed.

(Definition of “expensive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "expensive" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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expensiveadjective

uk /ɪkˈspensɪv/ us

costing a lot of money:

Business class travel has become very expensive.
He was looking for insurance to cover the expensive equipment in his home office.
sth is expensive to do Older houses are expensive to maintain.
prohibitively/extremely/hugely expensive

(Definition of “expensive” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)